Real Solutions: Budgets


“How Low Can You Go?” and the Grocery Budget Dilemma

Have you ever wondered what other people spend on groceries? Should it even matter?

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Cleaning Products: Are you spending more than needed?

Let’s talk about cleaning products and see if we can find some ways to save you money.

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You’ve Got a Budget, Now What?

A budget doesn’t help you unless you use it. What to do with a budget once you’ve set it up.

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Finding the Motivation to Make a Change

A budget can help you save money, but it won’t do the work for you. You have to find motivation.

Save Money With a “Fun Allowance”
Save Money With a “Fun Allowance”

Carly limited her “fun money” spending to $10 a week and was surprised at the improvement to her savings and even her marriage.

Your Family Budget: Step by Step
Your Family Budget: Step by Step

A budget helps you plan for expenses and know where your money is going. This post shows you how to set up a budget step by step.

Add Grace to Your Budget
Add Grace to Your Budget

Grace is for all of those times you say, “Well, I would have made my budget this month if ______ didn’t happen.” It makes it okay to not be perfect.

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Tips to Buy Kids’ Clothing for Less Money

Buying used clothing can be such a value. Here are some tips to help you make good buying decisions at resale shops.